Tag Archives: Writing

How Hugh Jackman Helped Me Break Out of My Bloggy Rut

I was in a rut. Wolverine saved the day. Continue reading

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On Blue (or maybe white) Dresses, and Interpreting Deuteronomy and Hozier

Is there always One Correct Interpretation, or can language convey more than one true meaning? Continue reading

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On the Writing Process

Chloe sent me a note the other day: “Hey, you wanna write about your writing process? Continue reading

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A Loaded Question

“Why do you blog?” Continue reading

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Schoolish Thoughts: Accounting for the Arts

We’re running dangerously low on English majors and art historians. Continue reading

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Successful Blogging

“Successful Blogging.” What does that mean, exactly? Continue reading

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Okay, So Top That.

Thank you, dear readers, for sitting here with me reading and hoping together. I’m so glad you’re here. Continue reading

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The Spam Files

Like the X-Files, only weirder… Continue reading

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Kites and Ashes

Such innocent looking toys, these kites that poets try to fly… Continue reading

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The Letter

Letters are so much better than email. Continue reading

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